Information From The Dawson County Extension Winterizing Alfalfa Stands This Fall: This year has been rough on crops as they have received storm damage, heat stress, and drought stress. As it has been very dry for much of August, some questions might be lingering about taking the last cutting of alfalfa for this growing season. As ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!